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Burgoyne, John Syllabification: Bur·goyne, John
Pronunciation: /ˈbərˌɡoin/ /bərˈɡoin/

Definition of Burgoyne, John in English:

(1722–92), English general and playwright; known as Gentleman Johnny. He surrendered to the Americans at Saratoga (1777) during the American Revolution. His plays include The Maid of the Oaks (1774) and The Heiress (1786).
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